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Allentown Art Museum

31 N 5th St., Allentown, PA 18101-1616
+1 610-432-4333
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Great collection and temp. shows, free on Thursday evenings

Unexpectedly good museum for a city of this size, with innovative temporary exhibits. Multiple... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ex lent

went on MLK day and had a great time . very nice staff and art work . I will be taking my wife... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hollis P
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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31 N 5th St., Allentown, PA 18101-1616
+1 610-432-4333
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Unexpectedly good museum for a city of this size, with innovative temporary exhibits. Multiple community events were going on while I was there.

Thank BostonSculpt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went on MLK day and had a great time . very nice staff and art work . I will be taking my wife there with me next time

Thank Hollis P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the Allentown, Art Museum. Rotating exhibits and a varied permanent collection keep it on my radar as something to do when I visit the Lehigh Valley. (I'm there a few times a year from the West Coast. This is a lovely place to...More

Thank rickpoet
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Picture yourself in a world of yesterday, where television was the tapestries on the walls of a castle. Or the floor to ceiling painting adorning a dining room's scrumptious dishes held the attention of all who ate the lord's meal. There is a door from...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We are members that do not get to the Museum enough, but definitely make sure you visit while the Origami exhibit is there. Check out the rest of the Museum also!

Thank kswex
Reviewed 15 March 2017

When visiting the museum, you feel as if you are part of history. Your kids and the whole family will love it

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A nice art gallery close by and away from the big cities. There are reduced days and specials. I would like to visit soon, it's been too long.

Thank ravisaj
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This museum has a small collection of European art and a larger collection of American art. Most impressive was the Kline mural of Lehighton.

Thank Palmtree021
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not to be missed, high quality museum with an extensive collection and first-rate exhibits. Great place for visitors and residents alike, this is an easy-access, and child friendly facility with a remarkable permanent collection. GO!

Thank TFMsJane
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Went with friends to a special lecture about a Franz Kline restored mural. Beautiful piece and a Very interesting discussion about the artist's work which spoke to all different levels of art exposure from beginning to expert. The museum also had a terrific photography show...More

Thank WinHe
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Response from 1naturegirl | Reviewed this property |
Allentown Art Museum - Hours, Prices Gallery Hours: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., free admission from 4 p.m. till closing Sunday noon to 4 p.m., free admission all... More